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Girls of Steel Robotics

This after-school outreach effort at CMU's Field Robotics uses the FIRST® robotics platform for K-12 programs. FIRST is an international organization that holds competitions to engage the students. More than a robotics team, Girls of Steel Robotics is a program of FIRST teams and community outreach, serving girls and boys in grades K-12 in Greater Pittsburgh.

  • Contact: Theresa Richards ( )
  • Grade Level: Pre-School, Elementary School, Middle School, High School
  • Delivery: After School, Summer Program
  • Audience: Students, Teachers, Parents, Informal Educators
  • Cost: Outreach events and K–3 programs are free. Summer camps are free or $200 for a five-day program. After-school programs cost $200 to $650. Fee waivers are available for all Girls of Steel programs.
  • Duration: Year-round
  • Partners: Remake Learning